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The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

12-Step Recovery Groups — offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Farmers Market — The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is celebrating its 20th season this summer. It is at the Marquette Commons, 112. S. Third Street, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 9 a.m., Marquette Hope United Methodist Church, First Campus. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Tang Soo Do Karate — in Marquette, 9-9:30 a.m. and 9:30-10 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. 10-11 a.m. Intermediate, Advanced, Teen and Adult Beginners. 11 a.m. to noon, Family Class and noon-12:45 p.m. Youth Beginners ages 6-12. At the Superior Dance Academy, 1500 W. Washington St. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian perspective on the martial arts. Contact 6th Degree Black Belt Master Joyce Tredeau at 906-360-0479 or Master.T@Spiritwarriorkarate.com.

TaeKwon-Do School — Martial arts class from 9:30-11 a.m. for all ages and belt levels. 1310 S. Front St., Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Tai chi — 9:30 a.m. – noon, introductory workshop to the mind/body practice of Tai Chi Chuanr, 927 W. Fair Ave., Marquette. No prior experience is necessary. This workshop is sponsored by the Cedar Tree Institue, a nonprofit organization that provides services and initiates projects in the areas of mental health, religion, and the environment. Cost is $27 and includes a healthy brunch. For more information or to register call 906-228-5494.

Hiawatha Music Co-op — will host a workshop entitled The Round Peak Sound at its office at 1013 N. Third St., # 9 , from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Workshop admission fee is $10 at the door.

Quilt Show — Marquette County Quilters’ Association’s annual Autumn Comforts Quilt Show. Northern Center ballroom at Northern Michigan University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $5.

Fall Bazaar — St. Joseph’s Parish, 1889 Prairie Ave., Ishpeming, will have its 76th Fall Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Booths wil feature baked goods, crafts, drawings, a white elephant table and various vendors. At 11 a.m., a luncheon will be available for $6.

Mini bazaar — Presbyterian Women will be holding a Mini Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.at The First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St. Marquette. There will be baked goods, silent auction and lunch for sale. All monies raised goes to mission. Any questions contact Crystal Swanson at 225-0595.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 10 a.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Zumba — Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon — non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Bridge Lessons — offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous — Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University.

Archeology Fair — is planned from noon to 3 p.m. at the Marquette Regional History Center. Museum admission prices: adults $7 seniors $6, students $3, youth 12 and under $2. The museum is located at 145 W. Spring St., Marquette. Call 906-226-3571 or visit marquettehistory.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Faith-Based Recovery — Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu — class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym — noon to 1:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Okee Dokee Brothers Concert — 2-2:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join us for this fun family concert and book-signing with the musicians behind the Book Babies favorite song “Tippy-Toes.” Intended for ages 5 and under and their families but older children also welcome. Part of the Fresh Coast Film Festival. No admission charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info.

Family Night — is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

Ghosts of Lighthouse Point — Marquette Maritime Museum presents Ghosts of Lighthouse Point: 7-8 p.m. is Kid and Family Friendly and 8-10 p.m. is Teens and Adults only. This haunted tour benefits the Marquette Maritime Museum and the Northern Michigan University Food Pantry with local assistance by the U.S. Coast Guard Marquette Station, NMU SVA, and ASNMU. General admission is $10 plus one canned good and NMU student admission (with ID) is $5 and one canned good. Tours leave every 10 minutes. Reserve a spot for the 7 p.m., 8 p.m. or 9 p.m. hours. Tickets available at Marquette Maritime Museum, 300 N. Lakeshore Blvd. Call 906-226-2006 or email mqtmaritimemanager@gmail.com for more information.

“Full Monty” — Northern Michigan University’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents the musical “The Full Monty.” 7:30 p.m. at Forest Roberts Theatre. Tickets are $17 for the general public; $12 for NMU faculty/staff, seniors, and military; $10 for students; and $5 for NMU students. Tickets are available for purchase through NMU EZ Ticket outlets.

AA/Al-Anon — open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 8 p.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Sunday

UPAWS adoption event — “Free Over Three” Cat Adoption Event is going on through this date at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter.

All cats age 3 and older may be adopted at no charge. Visit the website www.upaws.org for all pets available for adoption.

12-Step Recovery Groups — offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast — is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Life Recovery Group — meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Quilt Show — Marquette County Quilters’ Association’s annual Autumn Comforts Quilt Show. Northern Center ballroom at Northern Michigan University. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 11 a.m., upstairs 106 W. Main St., Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Personal Ministry Time — from noon-2 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Ishpeming Rock and Mineral Club — will be meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the Cliff Shaft Mine Museum, 501 W. Euclid St. in Ishpeming. Doors will open at 1 p.m. to allow members and visitors time to bid on silent auction specimens and to view the club’s mineral collection. The program will start at 1:30 p.m. Marquette County Mine Inspector, John “Yogi” Carlson, will tell about his role in keeping local mines safe and what he looks for in his inspections. He will give a brief history as to how the local inspector’s job has changed over the years.

Ninjitsu — class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Aikido — class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Community Dinner — at Hope Free Lutheran Church in west Ishpeming will be at 5 p.m. The menu will feature scalloped potatoes and ham and a food pantry will be available to those in need. Everyone is welcome to come to join in a time of fellowship and to enjoy a hot meal. For more information, call the church office at 906-485-5714.

Open Drop-In Meditation Sit — 5:30-6:30 p.m. An opportunity for individuals with meditation practices to get together in a group setting for 30-minute silent meditation, brief sharing and short loving kindness meditation. Free (donations accepted). Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1310 S. Front St., Marquette. In the Women’s Center Building, south facing side, enter through Studio B.

Superior Pipe and Drum — Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

Narcotics Anonymous — 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette.

ACA — Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-8888.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo — early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo — at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming. Doors open at 5 p.m. Lucky Ball is $500.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 6:30 p.m., DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous — (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors — Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Quills — Wolf’s Head Theater Company presents: “Quills” by Doug Wright at 7:30 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Co., Marquette. Visit www.upshakes.org for tickets. Students $10, seniors $12 and general admission $20. Tickets are also available at the door the night of the event, contingent on sell-out capacity.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Richmond Township Hall, Palmer.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Catholic Church, Republic.

Alcoholics Anonymous — closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous — Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., Hope United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups — offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Overeaters Anonymous — Literature meeting, 10 a.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather Ave., Ishpeming. Call 362-4863 or visit www.oa.org.

Chair yoga — Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Toddlers Storytime –10:15-10:45 a.m. Peter White Public Library Great Room. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For 18 months to 36 months, with a loving adult. Siblings welcome. No admission charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info.

Reading Rugrats — Negaunee Public Library, lapsit storytime for babies and toddlers, 10:30 a.m.

Building Storytime — Negaunee Public Library is offering storytimes for children ages 3-8. This one stories to inspire building with LEGO bricks and other blocks, will be held at 11 a.m.

Breastfeeding Mothers Group — meets 11 a.m.-noon third Mondays in the Family Birthing Center Classroom at UP Health System-Marquette. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and their children welcome. For details call 225-3081.

Alcoholics Anonymous — We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous — Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Masonic Center, second floor lounge. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Bridge — is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

TOPS MI 0625 Ishpeming — meets at Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St., Ishpeming. Weigh-in 4 to 4:45 p.m. Meeting: 5 to 6 p.m. Call 485-4932.

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